Here goes our weekly magazine of stories curated from around the world. In this edition: The 20th anniversary issue of Wired, India drowns in shit & more.
Technology News Coverage
Window shopping is something all of us like to do at some point of time, just browsing through the shop windows until you find something you like. Glancing through beautiful products being the main aim rather than buying. Imagine going window shopping on the Internet, looking at different e-tailers and selected products on their site? [...]
Anil Ambani owned telecom service provider Reliance Communications is gearing up to raise call rates of discounted calling plans, the company has said. Gurdeep Singh, the chief executive officer of RCom’s wireless business was quoted in a financial daily as saying that the company is reducing the available talktime on fixed larger plans and effective [...]
So most of you know how the saying goes: First there’s the innovator, then there’s the imitator, then there’s the idiot. If one were to believe a recent post on Reddit, the crème de la crème of third kind has been spotted. Three Indian coders were found cheating in Google Code Jam’s first round, according [...]
The special branch of Assam police, tasked with providing intelligence inputs for internal security, is planning a highly sophisticated Internet monitoring system at the cost of nearly Rs 180 crore for the states of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Meghalaya. The police wants to provide decision makers with “intelligent tools that can automatically extract new [...]